Asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy.

@article{Umakumaran1979AsphyxiatingTD,
  title={Asphyxiating thoracic dystrophy.},
  author={P Umakumaran and Padmanabha P Maiya and Deepak Viswanath},
  journal={Ceskoslovenska pediatrie},
  year={1979},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={98-9}
}
On examination, the baby was full term AFD. The baby's weight at birth was 2670 g, length 46 cm, head circumference 32 cm, arm span of 44 cm, with US:LS ratio of 1.9:1. The cry and activity of the baby was fair. He had signs of severe respiratory distress with bilateral crepitations. The cardiovascular system was normal. The liver was palpable three cm… CONTINUE READING